Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Women Seeking Men') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Hanson-C.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1999
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 41 inches
Bloom size: 6 inches
Bloom time: Midseason-Late
Plant Traits: Diurnal
Bud Count: 21-25
Branching: 3-way
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Watermark
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: rose blend with soft strawberry watermark and green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 2003

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Love or Else x ((Love Goddess x Ming Porcelain) x Merry Witch)
Child plants: 46 child plants

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Comments:
Posted by TreeClimber on Aug 23, 2014 3:21 PM

Very strong, well-branched scape. Wonderful plant for later blooms here in zone 5. Great one for hybridizers who want to add strength and branching to scapes. Pod and pollen fertile.

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Posted by mantisOH (Athens, Ohio - Zone 6a) on Apr 18, 2018 10:03 PM

Big plant with lots of buds. Needs space. Amazonian.

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5th Daylily of the Day POLL (Closed) by beckygardener Nov 12, 2016 6:34 PM 31
August Blooms 2016 by mantisOH Sep 1, 2016 11:03 PM 303
July blooms 2016 by Barbalee Aug 6, 2016 7:37 AM 902
June Blooms 2016 by JWWC Jul 1, 2016 12:06 PM 758
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